Duke Health’s three hospitals — Duke University Hospital, Duke Regional Hospital and Duke Raleigh Hospital — form the foundation of the Duke University Health System. Each has the unique capacity of bringing to patients the highest quality inpatient medical and surgical care provided by Duke’s nationally recognized faculty, nursing staff and care teams utilizing the latest in sophisticated medical technology. Our hospitals are positioned to achieve care synergies for patients throughout the Triangle, including Wake County and beyond, resulting from the combination of innovative care models, extensive clinical research opportunities, and a commitment to studying and striving to achieve even better treatment outcomes.
Duke University Hospital
Duke University Hospital is consistently rated as one of the best in the United States and is known around the world for its outstanding care and groundbreaking research. With nearly 11,000 employees, Duke University Hospital is both a research hospital where medical advances are created and put into use, and a teaching hospital for students of medicine, nursing and related health sciences.
Duke University Hospital has 957 inpatient beds and offers comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic facilities, including a regional emergency/trauma center; a major surgery suite containing 51 operating rooms; an endosurgery center; an Ambulatory Surgery Center with nine operating rooms and an extensive diagnostic and interventional radiology area. In fiscal year 2020, Duke University Hospital admitted 42,554 patients and had 1,017,747 outpatient visits.
Duke University Hospital is nationally ranked in 10 adult specialties: Cancer, Cardiology and Heart Surgery, Gastroenterology and GI Surgery, Nephrology, Neurology and Neurosurgery, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Pulmonology and Lung Surgery, Rheumatology, and Urology.
Duke Regional Hospital
Duke Regional Hospital has served Durham, Orange, Person, Granville and Alamance counties and the surrounding communities for more than 40 years. With more than 2,000 employees, its focus is on providing outstanding medical care with compassionate, personalized service in a comfortable community hospital setting. Duke Regional Hospital has 369 inpatient beds and offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and diagnostic services, including orthopedics, weight-loss surgery, women's services, and heart and vascular services, and also offers care at the Duke Rehabilitation Institute and Davis Ambulatory Surgical Center. In fiscal year 2020, Duke Regional Hospital admitted 16,271 patients and had 176,862 outpatient visits.
U.S. News & World Report ranked Duke Regional Hospital as #11 in North Carolina and #4 in the Raleigh-Durham area for 2019-20.
Duke Raleigh Hospital
Duke Raleigh Hospital offers the latest in care and technology in a patient-friendly setting. It has been an important part of Duke Health since 1998 and has served Wake County for more than 35 years, employing more than 2,000 people. The hospital provides 186 inpatient beds and a comprehensive array of services, including the Duke Raleigh Cancer Center, Duke Raleigh Orthopaedic and Spine Center, cardiovascular services, neurosciences including the Duke Raleigh Skull Base and Cerebrovascular Center, advanced digestive care, disease management and prevention, wound healing, outpatient imaging, intensive and progressive care, pain clinic, same-day surgery, emergency department and community outreach and education programs. In fiscal year 2020, Duke Raleigh Hospital admitted 9.995 patients and had 284,285 outpatient visits in fiscal year 2017.